Category Archives: General

Medical Check-up At Island Hospital, Penang

Island Hospital is one of the major private hospitals in Penang. The hospital has specialists and consultants in all the major medical fields, and many of the doctors are well known practitioners in Penang. I went to Island Hospital for a medical check-up recently (16 November 2018). The medical screening centre, named “i health”, is located on the… Read More »

RHB Bank Branches In Penang

RHB Banking Group is the fourth largest fully integrated financial services group in Malaysia. Here is the list of RHB Bank branches in Penang: RHB Bank Air Itam Branch 15, Jalan Pasar, Pekan Air Itam, 11500 Air Itam, Penang. Tel: 04-8283522. RHB Bank Jalan Burma Branch 380, Jalan Burma, 10350 Georgetown, Penang. Tel: 03-92068118 (Call-centre number). RHB Bank… Read More »

KTM Butterworth Train Station, Butterworth, Penang

The KTM Butterworth train station is located near the Butterworth bus and ferry terminals. If you are travelling by train from other places to Penang Island, this is the final station. At the time of writing (8 November 2018), the temporary Butterworth bus terminal is right in front of the station. There is a free shuttle bus taking… Read More »

Weld Quay Bus Terminal (Jetty Bus Terminal), Georgetown, Penang

Weld Quay Bus Terminal is the main bus station in Georgetown, Penang. It is located along Pengkalan Weld (Address: 19-24, Pengkalan Weld, 10300 Georgetown, Penang). Most Rapid Penang buses will come here, as it is the main hub. From the Weld Quay Bus Terminal, passengers can walk over to Pangkalan Raja Tun Uda (the ferry jetty) to take… Read More »

BP Healthcare Diagnostic Centres In Penang

BP Healthcare is well known for its medical check-up services. It provides many different medical check-up packages, from basic to comprehensive health screening. I have personally performed a simple blood test from BP Healthcare’s Diagnostic Centre at Menara Penang Garden, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah (near Citibank Penang branch). The service was quite efficient. Here is the list of… Read More »

Daiso Stores In Penang

Daiso (a subsidiary of AEON) is a retail chain that offers a wide variety of creative household goods. Its business model is based on 3 main values: Quality, Variety, and Uniqueness. Daiso aims to delight its customers with a wide variety of unique, quality goods. Shopping at Daiso is a fun experience, discovering new items at affordable prices.… Read More »

Tesco Stores In Penang

Tesco is a major retailer of groceries and general merchandise, headquartered in England. Today, Tesco has many stores in Penang, comprising of Tesco Hypermarket, Tesco Extra, and Tesco Pernama Express stores. Here is the list of Tesco stores in Penang: Tesco Penang (near E-Gate) No. 1, Lebuh Tengku Kudin 1, Bandar Jelutong, 11700 Gelugor, Penang. Tel: 04-6594942. Tesco… Read More »